Steve Brooks (Abhaya) – Poetry, Prose & Art

March 27, 2016

Zenku Tales

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Zenku Tales Contents


The Five-Headed Lizard

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March 9, 2015


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April 17, 2014

Invisible Lion

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Invisible Lion CoverInvisible Lion
is the third of the books included in The Window Seat. It was written in San Francisco in the spring of 1985 after I had stopped drinking. Invisible Lion is not a book of recovery, but it talks about the aftermath of a certain kind of life.

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Invisible Lion

February 28, 2014

Wisdom Teeth

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Wisdom Teeth CoverWisdom Teeth is a book of 24 somewhat philosophical poems, somewhat in junction with Flowers. 

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Wisdom Teeth

September 22, 2013

Eating Pizza with a Spoon

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Eating Pizza with a Spoon CoverEating Pizza with a Spoon is a biography of my brother, John Mark Brooks, who took his own life, July 28th, ’13, in Nashville, Tennessee. Musician, writer, businessman, comedian, cross-dresser, biographer, economist, he was a remarkable presence in our lives.

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Eating Pizza with a Spoon

June 6, 2013

Walking in the Village

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Walking in the Village CoverWalking in the Village was written in New York City, in Greenwich Village and beyond, in May, 2013.

Walking in the Village

March 4, 2013

Everywhere Light Goes Looking

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Everywhere Light Goes Looking is a book of poems, written in ’06-’07.

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September 3, 2012

Monkeys on the Temple Steps

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Monkeys on the Temple Steps is a small collection of poems, written after I got back from India in 1993.

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Monkeys on the Temple Steps

July 7, 2012

Famous Lost Words

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Famous Lost Words CoverFamous Lost Words is a compilation  of quotations from famous people who might have had a temporary loss of memory and were forced to invent new ways of saying what they were famous for saying.

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Famous Lost Words

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